Fireball Tim Gets Z06, Wastes Entire Time With it Acting Goofy!
by John CoyleCorvette Forum “Fireball” Tim Lawrence is a movie car designer who works on some of the biggest projects in Hollywood. But his hobby is acting goofy in front of the camera, and someone should really tell him to stop. So I’m going to do it: Please, “Fireball” Tim. Please stop. What do you […] More »
C7 Corvette Rumor Roundupby John CoyleCorvette Forum Generating buzz is part of the deal when you’re running a car company, so it makes sense that GM North American President Mark Reuss would describe the forthcoming C7 Corvette as “completely different” than any of its ancestors. And while I’m as excited as everyone else on the […] More »
by John CoyleCorvette Forum The intro to this video says that while the Z06 doesn’t have the power of the 638HP ZR1, some people argue it’s the better driver’s car. Personally, I think that without some serious training, the vast majority of drivers will never be able to approach the performance limits of even a […] More »
by John CoyleCorvette Forum Last week, I posted about Translogic’s piece on the history of Chevy’s small-block V8, and I still find host Bradley Hasemeyer?and the name of the series, actually?kind of annoying. But they’ve certainly been turning their attention to some great subjects lately, and I like this segment about the General’s halo car. […] More »
by John CoyleCorvette Forum This weekend, Corvette Racing will take its C6.Rs to the streets of Baltimore for the Charm City’s inaugural ALMS race. Given that the event is being run on public streets, all the teams are starting from zero intel-wise, and the engineers will be working overtime on the simulators to get the […] More »